ACTIVITIES

  • AIKIDO FRIENDSHIP SEMINAR

  • DATE / TIME POSTPONED – March 15, 2020 from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm
  • DESCRIPTION Aikido Friendship seminar at Brampton Aikikai instructed by Ontario Shin Kaze Aikido Alliance dojo-cho. Everyone is welcome!
  • INSTRUCTORS Raymond Caldwell Sensei, 1st dan – Niagara Falls Aikikai Labeeb Zaarara Sensei, 2nd dan – Aikido of Oakville Ezzard Neri Sensei, 2nd dan – Aikido of Quinte West Richard McNeillie Jr. Sensei, 4th dan – Brampton Aikikai Robert Zimmermann Shihan, 7th dan – Toronto Aikikai
  • LOCATION Brampton Aikikai, 1295 Williams Parkway, Brampton, Ontario, L6S 3J8, Canada
  • ORGANIZER Toronto Aikikai, 58 Ritchie Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, M6R 2J9, Canada, phone: 416-531-8273, email: torontoaikikai@gmail.com
  • KANAI SENSEI MEMORIAL SEMINAR

  • DATE / TIME POSTPONED – June 12 – 14, 2020
  • DESCRIPTION Kanai Sensei Memorial Seminar – a weekend Aikido retreat where you can develop a new appreciation of Aikido training while sharing good times with friends. Don’t just practice Aikido, for three days – live it!
  • INSTRUCTORS Robert Zimmermann – Shihan, 7th Dan – Toronto Aikikai David Farrell – Shihan, 7th Dan – Commonwealth Aikikai David Halprin – Shihan, 7th Dan – Framingham Aikikai Barbara Britton – Shihan, 6th Dan – Framingham Aikikai
  • LOCATION Prindle Pond Conference Center, 19 Harrington Rd, Charlton, MA, 01507, United States
  • ORGANIZER Framingham Aikikai, 26 Summer St, Natick, MA 01760, United States
ONLINE CLASSES – AIKIDO OF AUSTIN
 
CLASS TITLE:Dojo without walls
KEYWORDS:Bokken, jo, aikido solo kata
INSTRUCTOR:Jo Birdsong Shihan, 6th dan
DAYS:Tuesday   11:45 AM – 12:45 PM CDT
ACCESS:Link: https://austinaikido.org/online-intro
 
 
CLASS TITLE:Dojo without walls
KEYWORDS:Bokken, jo, aikido solo kata
INSTRUCTOR:Jo Birdsong Shihan, 6th dan
DAYS:Thursday   6:00 PM – 7:00 PM CDT
ACCESS:Link: https://austinaikido.org/online-intro
 
 
CLASS TITLE:Dojo without walls
KEYWORDS:Bokken, jo, aikido solo kata
INSTRUCTOR:Jo Birdsong Shihan, 6th dan
DAYS:Sunday   11:30 AM – 12:30 PM CDT
ACCESS:Link: https://austinaikido.org/online-intro
 
 
OPEN TO:Shin Kaze and non-Shin Kaze members

RULES:Please access the link above five minutes before class.
You will not be locked out if you are late.
You will need a password to proceed, which you can request by email to: info@aikidoofaustion.org
Once you have the password click the GO TO VIDEO button to view our class archive and get the current links to classes.
 
ONLINE CLASSES – FRAMINGHAM AIKIKAI, PROVIDENCE AIKIKAI
 
CLASS TITLE:Adults Aikido
KEYWORDS:Adults
INSTRUCTOR:Chris Niskala, 3rd dan
DAYS:Monday   6:30 PM – 7:15 PM EDT
ACCESS:See below
 
 
CLASS TITLE:Youth Aikido
KEYWORDS:Youth
INSTRUCTOR:David Beebe, 2nd dan
Ricky Berger, 2nd kyu
DAYS:Tuesday   4:30 PM – 5:15 PM EDT
ACCESS:See below
 
 
CLASS TITLE:Adults Aikido
KEYWORDS:Adults
INSTRUCTOR:Tim Norton, 1st dan
DAYS:Tuesday   7:30 PM – 8:15 PM EDT
ACCESS:See below
 
 
CLASS TITLE:Video Review
KEYWORDS:Video
INSTRUCTOR:David Halprin Shihan, 7th dan
DAYS:Wednesday   6:30 PM – 7:30 PM EDT
ACCESS:See below
 
 
CLASS TITLE:Foundation Training
KEYWORDS:Adults
INSTRUCTOR:Dave Raftery, 4th dan
DAYS:Thursday   6:30 PM – 7:15 PM EDT
ACCESS:See below
 
 
CLASS TITLE:Dojo Social
KEYWORDS:Social
INSTRUCTOR:Mary Niskala, 1st dan
DAYS:Friday   6:00 PM – 8:00 PM EDT
ACCESS:See below
 
 
CLASS TITLE:Adult / Youth Aikido
KEYWORDS:Adultos, Youth
INSTRUCTOR:Dave Matheson, 2nd dan
DAYS:Saturday   2:00 PM – 2:45 PM EDT
ACCESS:See below
 
 
OPEN TO:Shin Kaze and non-Shin Kaze members.
To register, click on this link: https://mailchi.mp/aikidoframingham.com/onlinesignup

RULES:None
 
ONLINE CLASSES – NEW HAVEN AIKIKAI
 
CLASS TITLE:Aikido breathing, stretching and movement
KEYWORDS:Aikido breathing, stretching and tai-sabaki.
INSTRUCTOR:Liese Klein, 5th dan
DAYS:Monday to Friday   8:00 AM – 8:20 AM EDT
ACCESS:Facebook Live
 
 
CLASS TITLE:Aikido conditioning
KEYWORDS:Stretching and conditioning exercises.
INSTRUCTOR:Liese Klein, 5th dan
DAYS:Monday   6:00 PM – 6:30 PM EDT
ACCESS:See below
 
 
CLASS TITLE:Aikido weapons
KEYWORDS:Solo movements with bokken or jo.
INSTRUCTOR:Liese Klein, 5th dan
DAYS:Wednesday   6:00 PM – 6:30 PM EDT
ACCESS:See below
 
 
CLASS TITLE:Iaido
KEYWORDS:Seitei Iai forms with iaito or bokken.
INSTRUCTOR:Liese Klein, 5th dan
DAYS:Friday   6:00 PM – 6:45 PM EDT
ACCESS:See below
 
 
CLASS TITLE:Aikido weapons
KEYWORDS:Weapons forms in solo practice.
INSTRUCTOR:Liese Klein, 5th dan
DAYS:Saturday   10:00 AM – 10:45 AM EDT
ACCESS:See below
 
 
OPEN TO:The 8:00 AM Monday to Friday ‘Aikido breathing, stretching and movement’ classes are open to Shin Kaze and non-Shin Kaze members.
All other classes are open only to Shin Kaze Members.
Write for access to: liese.klein@gmail.com

RULES:For the Friday 6:00 pm Iaido class, wear gi and hakama (if using Iaito), arrive on time for formal bow-in and suburi.
The Saturday 10:00 AM Weapons class is held outside if weather permits.
 
ONLINE CLASSES – TORONTO AIKIKAI
 
CLASS TITLE:Aikido Conditioning and Basics
KEYWORDS:Conditioning, Tai Sabaki, Ukemi, Adults, Youth
INSTRUCTOR:Yelitza Cuevas, 4th dan
DAYS:Monday   6:00 PM – 7:15 PM EDT
ACCESS:See below
 
 
CLASS TITLE:Iaido Basics
KEYWORDS:Iaido Basics
INSTRUCTOR:Eric Lavigne, 4th dan in Iaido
DAYS:Tuesday   3:00 PM – 4:15 PM EDT
ACCESS:See below
 
 
CLASS TITLE:Chat with Sensei
KEYWORDS:Chat
INSTRUCTOR:Robert Zimmermann Shihan, 7th dan
DAYS:Tuesday   6:00 PM – 7:00 PM EDT
ACCESS:See below
 
 
CLASS TITLE:Aikido Basics and Weapons
KEYWORDS:Aikido Basics, Ukemi, Tai Sabaki, Weapons, Adults, Youth
INSTRUCTOR:Eric Lavigne, 4th dan
DAYS:Wednesday   6:00 PM – 7:15 PM EDT
ACCESS:See below
 
 
CLASS TITLE:Aikido Conditioning and Basics
KEYWORDS:Conditioning, Ukemi, Jo, Adults, Youth
INSTRUCTOR:Yelitza Cuevas, 4th dan
DAYS:Friday   6:00 PM – 7:15 PM EDT
ACCESS:See below
 
 
CLASS TITLE:Bokken
KEYWORDS:Bokken, Adults, Youth
INSTRUCTOR:Robert Zimmermann Shihan, 7th dan
DAYS:Saturday   10:00 AM – 11:00 AM EDT
ACCESS:See below
 
 
CLASS TITLE:Iaido Basics
KEYWORDS:Iaido Basics
INSTRUCTOR:Eric Lavigne, 4th dan in Iaido
DAYS:Saturday   11:15 AM – 12:30 PM EDT
ACCESS:See below
 
 
OPEN TO:Shin Kaze and non-Shin Kaze members.
Non-members accepted by invitation only.
Write for access to: info@torontoaikikai.com

RULES:Sessions are not to be recorded. If you have software that can capture your screen, please do not use it.
Sessions start on time and will be locked once they have begun.
There will be a waiting area for those who want to connect early. This area will allow the moderator to approve participants before they can connect to the session. The moderator will only stay connected for five minutes after the session begins (unless they are participating in the session).
For privacy reasons, your camera must be turned on. Pretend you are at the dojo and everyone is practicing together.
Participants will be placed on mute mode during the sessions.
For privacy reasons, observing without participating is not allowed.